MILAN NEWS

Brazil international Leandro Damiao says he did receive an ‘interesting offer’ from Milan, but opted against accepting it.
Andrea Poli has enthused at Milan’s start and lists their determination to continue to improve, and to take a result against Juventus in Week 3.
A trident of Keisuke Honda, Jeremy Menez and Stephan El Shaarawy is speculated to start for Milan at the weekend against Juventus.
Milan’s objective is reportedly to have Diego Lopez and Riccardo Saponara both fit and ready by mid-October and Week 7.
Luciano Spalletti trusts Roma and Inter can trouble Juventus, while Milan got rid of “cumbersome” Mario Balotelli.
Ex-Milan legend Marco van Basten has resigned as AZ Alkmaar Coach due to stress-related “palpitations.”
Fernando Torres and Stephan El Shaarawy were back in training today, so could be fit for Milan’s showdown with Juventus.
After the international break Serie A returned with a bang, as Dave Taylor picks his best XI for Week 2.
Milan have communicated that today’s knee surgery performed on midfielder Riccardo Saponara was a success.
Sassuolo will be without Domenico Berardi for three games, following his red card picked up against Inter in Week 2.
Alberto Zaccheroni is encouraged by what he sees at Milan, but suggests they are still behind the likes of Juventus and Roma due to a need for balance.
Giacomo Bonaventura sees Pippo Inzaghi as ‘one of us’ at Milan, as he once more relives his deadline day move to the Rossoneri.
Juventus are reportedly optimistic at having Arturo Vidal ready to face Milan this weekend, but Andrea Pirlo is more of a doubt.
Demetrio Albertini backs Milan to be ready for Juventus, but asserts any outcome from Week 3 won’t be decisive in the Scudetto race.
Cristian Zapata is encouraged by Milan’s start to the season and says it provides extra motivation in facing Juventus next weekend.
Milan have been dealt a further injury blow with the news that midfielder Riccardo Saponara requires surgery on a knee injury.
Milan confirm goalkeeper Diego Lopez has a hamstring injury that rules him out for at least two weeks, and they also update on Alex.
Adriano Galliani has 'passed on Silvio Berlusconi’s message of congratulations' to the Milan team for their win over Parma.
Adil Rami has remarked at his love for Milan since childhood, and the togetherness he sees in the team under Pippo Inzaghi.
Juventus will today further assess Andrea Pirlo and Arturo Vidal, with a view to their availability for next weekend’s meeting with Milan.